Today's entry features a guest blogger.
“Does anyone actually watch the Grammys anymore? The awards have become such a joke!
“Tony Bennett, Bob Dylan and Peter Frampton won awards – I didn’t realize we were still in the 70’s!
“Rock instrumental album? Were there really a lot of those last year? Doubtful!
“Some categories have dozens of awards while others, like hard rock and heavy metal, get one token award. And only in ‘performance’? Did any of the voters really see these guys perform live? I think if any of the awards committee had attended a Slayer concert, they would’ve voted to eliminate that category! Come on, Grammys, expand the awards for those categories!
“Of course, I’m just beating my head against a brick wall by complaining. The Grammys will never change or improve.
“After all, these are the people who, in the first year of a heavy metal category, selected Jethro Tull! And it’s been all downhill from there …”
- Sarah Gardner, wife of Broncos wide receiver, Matt Gardner